There are 4 ways to get from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady by night train, taxi, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Night train, taxi  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Ms Sct Exp / ...

$60 - $86

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  6 h 53 min

$12 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 43 min

  1. 149.8 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. 149.8 miles

$24 - $35

What companies run services between Tiruchirappalli, India and Thekkady, India?

There is no direct connection from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady. However, you can take the night train to Rajapalayam (RJPM) then take the taxi to Thekkady. Alternatively, RedBus operates a vehicle from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tiruchirappalli and Thekkady is 215 km. The road distance is 240 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady is to night bus which costs ₹800 - ₹1,200 and takes 6 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady is to taxi which takes 3 h 43 min and costs ₹5,000 - ₹6,500.

It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady, including transfers.